FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Q: I’m looking for work, what do I need to do?
A: We require everyone to apply through our website (APPLY HERE). Applications take a few days to process, and if we have any assignments that match your experience and credentials, we will reach out directly to schedule an interview.
Q: Do you contact everyone who applies? Can I get feedback on my resume?
A: Due to the high volume of applications we receive, it is not possible for us to contact everybody who applies or give individual feedback on resumes.
Q: Does your office accept walk-in appointments?
A: Due to the high volume of applicants, we cannot accept walk in appointments.
Q: What types of jobs do you staff?
A: We specialize in placing candidates in HR, office support, marketing, digital media and finance roles at all levels. We service a variety of industries, including: finance, entertainment, digital media, technology, startups, law, and non-profit companies. We sometimes staff jobs that don’t fit into those categories, therefore we are happy to review all resumes.
Q: Do I have to pay to register with Core Staffing?
A: No. There is absolutely no charge to job seekers at any point during the process.
Q: Do I need to have a resume to apply?
A: Yes. We require a resume so that we may properly evaluate your experience and credentials.
Q: What format should my resume be in?
A: We prefer Microsoft Word, or a text based PDF file (as opposed to a scanned document) as attachments. DO NOT SEND: Cloud links (Google Docs or Dropbox), screenshots, or Apple Pages/Notes files.
Q: Should I include a cover letter?
A: We do not require cover letters for applications.
Q: I don’t have a digital copy of my resume, can I send a photo of a printed copy?
A: Unfortunately we cannot accept resumes in this format. Please provide a digital copy in a Word or PDF format.
Q: Can I mail a resume to your office?
A: We cannot accept mailed resumes. Please apply through the website or email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Q: I don’t live in New York, can I still apply?
A: Yes, but most of our positions are in the NYC Metro area.
Q: I used to work through Core, do I need to re-apply?
A: There is no need to reapply, you can contact the recruiter you worked with previously to update your information.
Q: I was referred by someone who worked through Core, should I mention their name?
A: Yes. Please provide their full name and, if possible, the recruiter who assisted them.